It's a tone thing...

Challenge #2 in the Transformers series. Hosted by David Lumsden.
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HDR. Some folks seem to think it stands for Horrible Deformed Replulsive. Me, I like HDR. I like it when it broadens the dynamic range of a photo to give us a more realistic rendering of a scene as the human eye would perceive it. I also like it when it alters the texture of reality to give us a heightened experience of the image. I like HDR when it scratches my eyeballs.
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Weird Beach Sculpture
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I discovered this driftwood sculpture on a beach path in Long Beach, WA.
Submitted: Friday, 30th August, 2013 09:19 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 24th August, 2013
Focal length: 14 mm
Shutter speed: 1/1000 sec
Aperture: F2.5
ISO: 160
Notes: Tonemapped from 3 raw files in Photomatix Pro and PS Elements 11.
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